Dr. Sanjay Sharma (MS(General Surgery), PGDBA, FICA, FAGE, PhD), a practicing Podiatric Surgeon in Bangalore specialised in Diabetic Foot Conditions, has 16plus years of experience in the health care management and technology industry, across various segments including Hospitals, Telemedicine (eHealth, mHealth), Chronic Disease Management, Health Care Economics & Public Health, Diabetes Care,.
His present interests are focussed on Telemedicine eHealth, IoT and Affordable & Connected Medical Wearable Devices, Tech-Enabled Patient Education, Care Management Services, Therapeutic and Diagnostic Devices for Foot Conditions.
After completing his Bachelors, He pursued his Masters in Surgery, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, and pursued his PhD in Ayurveda from University of Pune. He completed his training in Podiatry at Banner Hospital, University of Arizona, Tucson. He has also completed executive management program from the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, and MDP programs from AIIMS – New Delhi and IIM Ahmedabad. Dr. Sanjay is the National Executive Committee Member of Telemedicine Society of India, Secretary of Telemedicine Society of India, Karnataka Chapter He is presently a visiting professor in Department of Surgery, at Sri Sri Institute of Ayurveda in Bangalore; to name a few. He is presently Executive Director of Apta Healthcare Advisers Pvt. Ltd, and Founder of Yostra Labs Pvt. Ltd, and Vital Sense Pvt. Ltd.; He is a Mentor / Consultant for PeopleHealth Pvt. Ltd and Noora Health India Trust. Previously he has been associated with Healthways Inc., GMR Infrastructure, Ricoh Innovations etc.
The technology process that he along with his team at Neurosynaptic Communications, developed for telemedicine consultations in primary care, won them the technology pioneer award in 2008 by the World Economic Forum. This technology process has been adopted across India, Africa & SE Asia. He holds multiple patents in Remote Healthcare Delivery, Diabetes Monitoring, Diabetic Neuropathy Screening & Warm Oxygen Therapy.